"Hongkongers have risen. They’re finally waking up and protesting." Lomi was one of the 2,000 protestors trapped inside Hong Kong's Polytechnic University when police surrounded it in November. This is what it was like inside the battle for Hong Kong.
Production of the Week | ‘Battleground PolyU’ by @djclark @ChinaDailyUSA is a 360 degree experience that immerses the viewer in the blockade at Hong Kong Polytechnic University in November 2019. Nominated for World Press Photo Interactive of the Year:
Man who was carrying weapons amid police lockdown at Hong Kong Polytechnic University sentenced to 10 months’ jail
A bloody fight has broken out between protesters and riot police outside Hong Kong Polytechnic University, where upwards of several hundred student protesters have been barricaded inside for days.
Pro-democracy protesters inside Hong Kong's Polytechnic University say they're 'terrified' history will repeat itself. Using the hashtag #Tiananmen2019 they are pleading for help, claiming they fear some people may die in the ongoing siege
NEW Correspondence "International humanitarian norms are violated in Hong Kong" Personal experience from a medical practitioner providing emergency care to injured protesters engaged in violent confrontation with police at Hong Kong Polytechnic University
?? A free Christmas dinner was the idea of a chef who had insisted staying to cook for protesters during the siege at Hong Kong's Polytechnic University campus. After he was arrested last night, the cafe decided to carry out the dinner as planned
Protests in Hong Kong have intensified with live bullets and explosions as police seek to end the standoff at Polytechnic University.